Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes

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Fish in a Bird's Nest
By F. Elizabeth Hauser
Price: Free! Words: 72,400. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A gripping and authentic story of friendship that blossoms into love, amid cultural, religious, and racial diversity that were usually insurmountable barriers in the early part of the 20th century in America. Choices and their harsh consequences bring two families through pain, sorrow, and unification when children refuse to be captives of social bigotry and cultural misunderstanding.
Whole Latte Love (New Adult Romance)
By Rachelle Ayala
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,800. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Investment banker Carina Chen doesn’t need distractions—especially the sexy, guitar-playing barista she rooms with. But when her boss asks her to turn Dylan into a businessman, she can’t think of a reason not to take advantage of his hospitality. Their chemistry is white hot, and Carina risks all for a night of love. Will Carina find her true heart before she loses her job and her chance for love?
The Trade, A Savio Mendes Novella
By Lesann Berry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,320. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
An ex-soldier conducting surveillance on a Mexican cartel leader is drawn into a working relationship that causes him to question his role and purpose while facing betrayal from a trusted colleague.
Book of Shiva
By Ravi Shankar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,890. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
A seeker is sent on a mission to discover a lost secret in the Himalayan mountain ranges. What he finds there will not only change his life, but also holds the power to change mankind itself.
The Blackguard
By Ben Garrido
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The first of Ben Garrido's three novels about broken identity, The Blackguard follows young engineer Marcus Hunyadi as he tries to separate Nevada’s ancient and isolated town of Enclave from its immense natural resources, protect a child of tainted blood, and attain the power he craves.
U zamci Nefretitis
By Vladimir Jakopanec
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,420. Language: Croatian. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Romanom "U zamci Nefretitis" Vladimir Jakopanec će ukazati na neke od psiholoških i društvenih zamki koje čekaju iseljenika u prekomorskim zemljama, a koje često mijenjaju čovjeka do neprepoznatljivosti. Na kraju će njegova priča iz pregršta napetih ljubavnih i kriminalističkih sekvenci doživjeti posve neočekivani kraj.
City of Sorrows
By S.L. Nadathur
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Just turned nineteen, Diego is recently married, madly in love, expecting his first child, and completely unaware that his life is about to come crashing down around him. On a dark road outside Seville, this Gypsy’s life takes a tragic turn. He must find the courage to face death, the strength to survive it, and the power to hold onto his humanity while his mind and his will scream against it.
The Desperation of Liberty
By Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After fleeing from the ruthless Spanish General Morillo who has orders to execute any of the rebels they can find, Santiago, Maribel and Esteban make a long journey over the mountains, across the Magdalena River and then high up into the Central Range of the Andes to a small town called Rionegro.
The Birth of a Dream
By Bil Howard
Series: The Belle of Colombia, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Caught up in the fight for independence from Spain, Captain Santiago Eduardo Vasquez finds himself locked in another battle as Ana Maribel Arboleda captures his heart in the plaza of Zipaquirá. Gazing across the valley of Bogotá, the dream of a life of raising Criollo horses and starting a family in the distant mountains is born.
Pecados predecibles
By Claudia Guillen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: Spanish. Published: April 3, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Cuando Claudia Guillén toma la decisión de escribir un relato es porque ha llegado al final de un camino. Lectora, escritora y mujer de temperamento vital nos ofrece historias en que la malicia, la respiración de la vida y el tiempo inhumano cobijan sus personajes. Claudia es una cuentista que no tiene prisa; su escritura denota el sosiego que dan la vida y la observación.
La brevedad es una catarina anaranjada
By Guillermo Samperio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,790. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Esta es una coleccion de cuentos breves, muy breves. Ficciones que pueden ir desde una linea hasta media paginas, todas encantadoras.
El recurso del metodo
By Alejo Carpentier
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Classics
Obra compleja, escrita en lenguaje suntuoso, montada sobre un monólogo, que ha tenido numerosas ediciones, que ya pasan de treinta, solamente en espanol. Euna novela histórica y política entre cuyas virtudes estaban la paródica autenticidad del mundo narrado: la figura del caudillo latinoamericano.
Fever: The Appetite of Fever (Book III)
By Yas Niger
Series: Fever. Price: Free! Words: 58,210. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
Fever: Rising Temperature of Fever (Book II)
By Yas Niger
Series: Fever. Price: Free! Words: 55,020. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Fever is an exposition of a heady but not inscrutable abstract tale conceived on the likeness of bodily symptoms to a dysfunctional family, coexisting like the nation it is indigenous to, resembles and lives within. Its nature points seemingly to a fictional story it likens in every aspect and symbolizes with such inane clarity. This is the historical tale of the Nigerian nationhood and its people
Kilned Again, A Jennifer Harrington Jones Mystery
By Pamela Mattson McDonald
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Jennifer Harrington Jones discovers an unlikely gas fired kiln behind a prestigious winery in the Napa Valley dominos start to fall, bringing to light its connection with a widely varied cast of characters, art world intrigues, immigrant quandaries, and delicious culinary forays.
Мир аж…
By Геннадий Дорофеев
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 44,300. Language: Russian. Published: March 29, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Все рассказы иронической прозы «Мир аж… больше чем мир»- это философские размышления о современной жизни на земле. О том, что зависть, злость и непонимание основ нравственности останавливает развитие мышления человека на одном уровне и заводит его сознание «в тупик». Объясняют то, что человек это не просто материальное тело, а дух. Опыт, желания, привычки, интересы и инстинкты представляют основ
The Healing Tree
By Margaret Knight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Sheraton Media. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Margaret Knight's fast paced novel about interracial and inter-class love in the Barbados of the 1940s and 50s is set against the factual backdrop of the murder of Myra Greenland in 1948. There is plenty of drama and unexpected twists and turns to keep the reader guessing about the final outcome in the 1980s, when the full significance of the tree of the book's title becomes apparent.
Mach kein Zeichen am Boot, Geschichten aus Burma
By Susanne Isabel Krajanek
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: German. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mach kein Zeichen am Boot. Geschichten aus aus Myanmar, die mir von Ven. UNyaneinda, dem Abt des alten Burmesischen Tempels in Bodhgaya , India, erzählt wurden, damit ich sie mir merken soll und sie weitererzählen kann. Der Ort ist das ‚Land am Großen Strom’ in Zentralburma, entlang des Irrawaddy Flusses, wo diese Parabeln in den verschiedensten Formen auch heute noch erzählt werden.
Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes 2
By Bruno Robert des Douets
Series: Normandie légendaire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,580. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Le second volume de Normandie légendaire apporte une deuxième douzaine d'histoire courtes et forme un second voyage à travers le temps et cette région connue dans le monde entier. Tantôt plongée dans l'Histoire, tantôt conte ou légende, tantôt découverte de traditions populaire, on y découvre autant de sujets variés.
Surviving Sanctuary
By PJ O'Brien
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 492,420. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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On a spring evening in 1982, a thousand people are killed in Sanctuary, a country founded by genocide survivors and devoted to pacifism. Decades later, Brian, a congenial and underemployed American, goes there to look for the sister of a former girlfriend who disappeared while visiting there. As he looks for clues and tries not to marry anyone accidentally, he learns he may be a target too.